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UKC Readership Survey

In 2010 and 2013 we carried out a huge readership survey on UKClimbing.com. The first time we got an amazing 4,500 responses and the second time a staggering 6,800! We reckon this makes it the biggest survey ever of climbers and mountaineers … Continue reading…


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Blackwell Halt and Blatant Buttress, Cheedale – Access

Some people have been approached by the police recently when trying to cross the railway line to get to Blackwell Halt and/or Blatant Buttress in  Chee Dale Upper. The old approach used to go over the railway but it is … Continue reading…


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New Chamonix Guide from Rockfax

This summer we will be publishing a new guidebook to the Chamonix area of France (and a bit of Italy). This is proving to be an inspiring guidebook to work on and is a classic example of Rockfax’s maxim to … Continue reading…


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Catalunya Now Available on Rockfax App

This App-only guidebook has come from some previous Rockfax projects and is now shaping up into an excellent and useful little guide to some of the brilliant crags in Catalunya. We have just added a load of extra crags, including … Continue reading…


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Nissedal Now Available on Rockfax App

The 11 routes that used to feature in the old Nissedal MiniGuide have now been added to the Rockfax App and are  available via the Crags tab > Downloads. Telemark > Nissedal is available as a single bundle for £4.99. Since the start … Continue reading…


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Haute Provence Now Available on Rockfax App

In answer to the question ‘where is the best sport climbing in the world?’, you would be hard pushed to beat the set of crags in the Rockfax France : Haute Provence book. Céüse and Buoux have few peers, add … Continue reading…


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Rockfax at the Outdoor Show

We enjoyed a great four days at the Telegraph Outdoor Show in the London ExCel Centre. The Rockfax stand looked better than ever and we were able to meet plenty of climbers on the stand to discuss the books, the … Continue reading…


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Kalymnos Now Available on Rockfax App

A full Kalymnos guide has been added to the Rockfax App. This is now available via the Download tab on the Crags tab. It is available as a single book download for £14.99 or as 17 individual bundles. The App version contains an amazing 2,601 … Continue reading…


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North Wales Winter Now Available on Rockfax App

  Okay, so the weather isn’t conducive yet for any real ice climbing but, for the unlikely event of a big freeze, we have prepared a small App version of the North Wales Classics chapter dedicated to winter routes in … Continue reading…


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Rockfax and UKC at the Outdoor Show – EXCEL, London 11-14 Feb

Rockfax and UKC will be at the Telegraph Outdoor Show at the EXCEL Centre in London’s Docklands from Thursday 11 Feb to Sunday 14 Feb – get tickets here We will be stationed on the big DMM Climbing Village which … Continue reading…


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